MakeItFrom.com
Menu (ESC)

C74500 Nickel Silver vs. C96300 Copper-nickel

Both C74500 nickel silver and C96300 copper-nickel are copper alloys. They have 76% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 28 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (4, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is C74500 nickel silver and the bottom bar is C96300 copper-nickel.

Metric UnitsUS Customary Units

Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 120
130
Elongation at Break, % 3.0 to 24
11
Poisson's Ratio 0.32
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 44
49
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 390 to 700
580
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 380 to 600
430

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 190
230
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
240
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 1020
1200
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 970
1150
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 390
400
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 45
37
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 19
16

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 9.0
6.0
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 9.7
6.1

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 29
42
Density, g/cm3 8.3
8.9
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 3.4
5.1
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 54
76
Embodied Water, L/kg 310
290

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 12 to 160
59
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 620 to 1540
720
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 7.7
8.2
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 19
19
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 13 to 23
18
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 14 to 21
17
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 14
10
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 13 to 23
20

Alloy Composition

Carbon (C), % 0
0 to 0.15
Copper (Cu), % 63.5 to 66.5
72.3 to 80.8
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.25
0.5 to 1.5
Lead (Pb), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 0.010
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.5
0.25 to 1.5
Nickel (Ni), % 9.0 to 11
18 to 22
Niobium (Nb), % 0
0.5 to 1.5
Phosphorus (P), % 0
0 to 0.020
Silicon (Si), % 0
0 to 0.5
Sulfur (S), % 0
0 to 0.020
Zinc (Zn), % 21.2 to 27.5
0
Residuals, % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.5